AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Houzz, an online platform for residential remodeling and design, has named CG&S Design Build to its "Best of Houzz" 2013 list of outstanding contractors. The Austin home remodeling and design-build firm was chosen through a survey of more than 11 million monthly users in the Houzz community. CG&S Design Build's work was among the "Best of Houzz" Design category award winners chosen by homeowners and design enthusiasts actively involved in redecorating and home remodeling. "We are honored to be recognized by the Houzz community for our work as an architectural designer and home remodeling contractor," said Aida Pollard, business and marketing manager of CG&S Design Build. The contractor's work was the most popular among 124 million professional home interior and exterior design images saved by Houzz users to their personal ideabooks. "Houzz provides homeowners with an in-depth, 360-degree view of building, remodeling and design professionals through images of their work, reviews and an opportunity to interact with them directly in the Houzz community," said Liza Hausman, vice president of Houzz community.Houzz community users identify professionals like CG&S and other interior designers, contractors, residential remodelers and architects whose work closely matches their vision for their own homes. They can also contact and evaluate professionals through the Houzz platform. About CG&S Design Build: CG&S Design Build ( http://www.cgsdb.com/) is a family-owned business which began in 1957 as an Austin home remodeling company. It added a design studio in 1994 to become one of the premier design build firms in the area. The company provides additions, whole-home renovations, home repair, and bathroom and kitchen remodeling in Austin and the surrounding communities. About Houzz: Houzz ( http://www.houzz.com) is a leading online platform for home remodeling, providing inspiration, information, advice and support for homeowners and home improvement professionals through its website and mobile applications. Houzz features the largest residential design database in the world, articles written by design experts, product recommendations, a vibrant community powered by social tools, and information on more than 1.5 million remodeling and design professionals worldwide who can help turn ideas into reality.